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December 04, 2016
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Managing the Lackawaxen River; For electricity and recreation

This peaceful scene of Lackawaxen River is in the shadow of PPL’s hydroelectric power plant.
TRR photo by Jane Bollinger

PPL provides a toll-free phone number and website to supply the public with quick information on the Wallenpaupack power plant’s generation schedule, discharge to the Lackawaxen River and lake elevations. The information is updated daily, or when there is a change in the generation schedule. For more information, visit or call 800/807-2474.

The first boating release this season is scheduled for July 5 from 12 noon to 5 p.m. Check website for updates.

[Katie Lester is PPL Manager of Community Relations, Wallenpaupack.]